Monthly Archives: January 2008

KPIX's "Eye on the Bay" Focusses Camera on Teeny Tiny El Granada….

If you missed Tiny Towns D-G which aired on January 30 on KPIX’s popular “Eye on the Bay” series, you can watch it now: click here You’ll learn about Mt. Diablo’s fascinating past before getting to El Granada….and I’m in … Continue reading

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In Pictures & Words, Watercolors & Legends, Artist Galen Wolf Left Us the History of the Coastside

(Photo: Sketching on Tunitas Creek Rd. Note the old Tunitas one-room Schoolhouse at left.) [I wrote this in 2002] By June Morrall When 87-year-old Coastside artist Galen Wolf died in 1976, the inventory of paintings he left behind could have … Continue reading

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Heartstrings….by Michaele Benedict

To read Michaele’s story about the Coastside Community Orchestra, click here and scroll down

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History of a Tire Found at Pescadero Beach: Story by John Vonderlin

    Story by John Vonderlin (email John: benloudman@sbcglobal.net) Hi June, As you know I’m collecting tires as part of my “101 Tires” artplay. Along with complete ones that I count as part of my project, before disposing of them, … Continue reading

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Come to the "Party for Pete": Special Tribute on Feb. 16

(Photo: A young Pete Douglas poses in front of the Ebb Tide Cafe, the beginning of what today is known as the Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society, a world-class jazz house overlooking the Pacific in Miramar Beach, 4 miles north … Continue reading

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Decades later: Lawton School Reunion…

After a fire (arson) destroyed much of Jefferson Grammar School on Irving Street in San Francisco’s Sunset District– just before I was about to graduate in the late 1950s– the kids were bused to Ulloa Elementary to complete the semester. … Continue reading

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CALL OUT: Author Erich von Neff, where are you?

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See Terry Adams & La Honda on TV

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Other Work V: The Werner Caro Affair

There will be a number of stories that I post here, all related to Werner Caro, but probably not in the correct order. Letter from Werner Caro to my father, Martin Marcus (who changed his name to Charles Martin in … Continue reading

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Looking Thru The Moss Beach Arch Into The Wonderland Beyond…

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